Explore without a car
16 million visitors explore the Lake District each year and most of them use their own cars. But there are so many ways to explore car-free. And everytime you do, you’ll discover something new.
To discover free itineraries, local travel tips and loads of car-free journey ideas, visit GoLakesTravel.
Here are just a few ways you can get about the Lakes without your car:
Windermere Lake Cruises Information about cruises on Lake Windermere
Mountain Goat Minibus tours of the Lake District
Lakes Supertours Minibus tours of the Lake District
Ullswater Steamers Information about historic steamers sailing Lakeland’s second longest lake
CountryLanes bike hire Hire a bike from the local cycle hire experts with two cycle hire centres located on Windermere Railway Station and Lakeside, Newby Bridge.
Electric Bicycle Network Hire an electric bike to get around the Lakes and let the bike take the strain!
Get Whizy in a Twizy Explore the Lake District in a cleaner greener, fun way using an electric car.
Lakeland Segway ‘ Glide’ around a private 6,000 acre private estate nestled in the Lake District National Park on a solar powered 2 wheeled vehicle.
Read our Environmental Policy statement here.